Community Contacts

Search the Local Services Directory to discover which City of Appleton Department to call for certain information.

Frequently Asked…

Appleton Area School District 832-6161
Appleton Post Office 993-9442
(voicemail is checked throughout the day)
DMV (800) 924-3570   (map; all calls to any DMV are handled through the DOT phone center in Madison)
Fox Cities Performing Arts Center
tickets 730-3760
general 730-3782
Free Credit Report 1-877-322-8228
Nat'l Do Not Call Registry 1-888-382-1222
Social Security 1-877-694-5495 (locations)
WI No Call List 1-866-966-2255
Stop Prescreened Credit and Insurance offers in the mail: 1-888-567-8688

Find Information

Local Services Directory
(Which City Department should I call...?)
Community Profiles
(see right column after the click)
Fox Cities Online (FOCOL)
The United Ways Fox Cities Online Resource Directory (211)
Key Community Info Providers
Post-Crescent   (local newspaper)
Maps - County, City, & Town boundaries; Zip code lookup, and more

Just Moved Here?

Map of Appleton  |  Additional Appleton Maps
My Neighborhood
…address-search database providing general information about schools and garbage pick up days, government information including your governmental districts, local Alderperson and voting location, parcel information, assessment data including sales, values and property taxes, and some detailed information about buildings on that property, including a photo in most cases.
Waste, Recycling, and Composting
…The City of Appleton's seasonal newsletter, City Guide, also provides valuable information. Find it at by clicking on the image-link in the left column of Appleton's home page.
Jeff Lindsay's Appleton Blog

Local Government

City of Appleton
Appleton Municipal Codes
Fox Cities' Gov't Index (FOCOL)
Outagamie County
See also QuickRef: Local Gov't

Local Organizations

Appleton Downtown, Inc. 920-954-9112
Better Business Bureau (WI) 920-734-4352
Chamber of Commerce 920-734-7101
Convention and Visitors' Bureau 920-734-3358

The City Center Building houses various city departments
and is located at 100 North Appleton Street, 54911-4799

Not sure which city department to call for certain topics? Use the Local Services Directory